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The Rhine in Flames 2019

5 days with CroisiEurope  Rating: First Class

River Cruise Itinerary
DAY 1 STRASBOURG
Passengers are welcome to board our ship at 6:00 p.m. After comfortably settling into your cabins, we’ll introduce our crew at a welcome cocktail. Our ship will depart for Koblenz towards 8:00 p.m. We’ll sail through the night.
 
DAY 2 KOBLENZ - RÜDESHEIM - THE RHINE IN FLAMES
We’ll spend this morning sailing on the Romantic Rhine River, reaching Koblenz in the early afternoon. Join our hostess for a discovery tour of the old town. Tonight, we'll have a magical evening as we take part in a romantic and unforgettable experience: The legendary "Rhine in Flames" from Trechtingshausen to Rüdesheim.
 
DAY 3 RÜDESHEIM - MAINZ
Join us for the excursions proposed:
 
CLASSIC: Tour on a tourist train and stop at a wine tasting cellar*, followed by a visit to the Museum of Mechanical Musical Instruments.
 
DISCOVERY: We’ll go to the center of Rüdesheim to catch a gondola lift to the Niederwalddenkmal, and hike through the vineyards.
 
We’ll return on board and start sailing towards Mainz, reaching it in the early afternoon. Join us on an excursion for both packages: guided tour of Mainz and the Gutenberg Museum. Enjoy an evening of entertainment.
 
DAY 4 MAINZ - MANNHEIM
The morning will be spent cruising. Join us on an excursion for both packages: Visit of Heidelberg. Its high quality of life comes through to visitors, who feel genuinely at home here. Tonight is our gala dinner and evening. Our ship will sail through the night towards Strasbourg.
 
DAY 5 STRASBOURG
Enjoy one last buffet breakfast on board before disembarking at 9:00 a.m. End of our services.
Tour Map
River Cruise Highlights
  • The legendary "Rhine in Flames”
  • The chance to sample history, art and culture in Rüdesheim, Mainz and Heidelberg
All This Included
Koblenz: admire the "Rhine in Flames" on a glittering summer night that will light up the hillsides and surrounding castles into a magical light. Embark on an unforgettable and colorful cruise through the romantic Rhine Valley, through the Rüdesheim vineyard and the open-air cafes and the beautiful city of Heidelberg.
  • All meals included - DRINKS INCLUDED with meals and at the bar
  • Refined French cuisine - Gala dinner and evening - Welcome cocktail
  • Free Wi-Fi in lounge and bar
  • Headsets are included for excursions
  • Official welcome from the captain and crew
  • Onboard activities
  • Travel assistance and repatriation insurance
  • All port fees included
Accommodations on this Tour
Cruising: Cabin onboard MS Gérard Schmitter
Notes
  • For navigational safety reasons, the company and the captain are the only authorized persons who can modify the cruise itinerary.
  • Please ask your Vacations To Go travel counselor for more information.
Terms and Conditions

* The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines. Sorry, we are unable to offer air from countries other than the U.S. However, for those international customers who are able to arrange their own transportation to the trip origination city, we are able to offer the land/cruise portion of the package at the price quoted.



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